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Kay Rivers Kidd, Piano

Javier Chaparro, violin

James Warth, saxophone/flute/clarinet

Art Kidd, percussion/vocals

Strings, trumpeters, guitarists, singers, and more on request; 

Kay and Friends members have been performing together for over three decades.

 Most of our performances are private events, but please join us for these special public performances:   

On Sunday, January 24, TUMC will present Kay & Friends in their 2016 Pops Concert (earlier this year!) with performances at 4:00 PM and 6:30 PM.  Performing at home and abroad for over three decades, this dynamic quintet includes Kay Kidd on piano, Art Kidd on drums and vocals, Javier Chaparro on violin, Jim Warth on saxophone, and Evan Arredondo on bass, along with the virtuosic voice of Gerardo Ramos.  Please join us for this stirring hour of musical favorites from rags to rocks!    

Proceeds from this year’s concert will again benefit the Tim Curry Memorial Scholarship for music students at Huston-Tillotson University. 

 Make your reservations for you and your friends soon as seating is limited.  Email kay@kayandfriends.com or call Kay at 512 751 0301.

There is a suggested donation of $20 per person and less for students.  

Contributions can be made at the concert, as well as before and after.

Give online at tarrytownumc.org   Online Giving 

or by mail at Tarrytown United Methodist Church                         Re:  Kay & Friends Concert                           2601 Exposition Blvd., Austin, TX  78703 

 - On Sundays Kay plays for the 8:30 a.m. worship service in the sanctuary and with band members at the 11:00 o'clock worship service in the Fellowship Hall at Tarrytown United Methodist Church, 2601 Exposition Blvd., Austin. 

- A unique blend of popular and classical music, vintage jazz standards, swing, ballads, 50's & 60's, easy listening from the 20's to present, big band, historical music, rock & roll, Latin, country, show music, ethnic & folk

- For special events, weddings, receptions, conventions, recording sessions & social events.  Their widely acclaimed potpourri concerts include something for everyone to enjoy from jazz to classical chamber music, and from ragtime to Broadway.

- Frequently they provide ambient music for dinner, ending the evening with an appropriate blend of dance music. Kay and Friends has built a reputation on an ability to adapt their repertoire to the needs and desires of each client and situation.

- Soloists and ensembles up to 9 pieces to accommodate your taste, budget, and size of your gathering, with our 5 featured performers and a select group of colleagues who range from cellists to singers to trumpeters, and guitarists who sing and play many styles of music.


512 551 2585 Austin, Texas kay@kayandfriends.com